How Does Guardianship Work?

Benjamin Long Guardians, Power of Attorney, Special Needs

“As a result of illness, old age or incapacity, what may happen when you can no longer handle your own decision-making, handle your own money …

Different Trusts for Different Estate Planning Purposes

Benjamin Long Beneficiaries, Special Needs, Trusts

“Trusts are legal entities that own assets, and all trusts are not alike. They are created by a written trust document with certain provisions that …

Coronavirus Makes Estate and Tax Planning an Urgent Task

Benjamin Long Beneficiaries, Minor Children, Special Needs, Trusts

“What may have seemed like something to take care of ‘one day,’ has turned into a basic necessity that makes it essential and necessary for …

Your Estate Plan Needs To Be Customized

Benjamin Long Advanced Directive, Estate Planning Attorney, Healthcare, Medicaid, Power of Attorney, Special Needs

“Estate planning documents often are treated like the photocopied permission slip for a child’s field trip. You fill in your name, include the children’s names …

How Does Planning for a Special Needs Child Work?

Benjamin Long Disabled, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Special Needs

“When parents start the planning process for a child with special needs, they usually work under the perception that if they create a special needs …